Augusta University's Center for Undergraduate Research and Scholarship supports research and scholarly activity by undergraduate students. We provide programming and financial support for faculty-student scholarly collaborations through a wide range of services.

We are a proud member institution of the national Council on Undergraduate Research. logo


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Dr. Quentin Davis

  • CURS Director


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Dr. Alex St. Louis

  • CURS Coordinator


Jayden Mikell

  • Office Communications Assistant


Jordan Moratin

  • Office Assistant



Faculty Advisory Committee

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Dr. Laurence Miller

  • College of Science and Mathematics
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Dr. Beth NeSmith

  • College of Nursing
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Dr. Clement Aubert

  • School of Computer and Cyber Sciences
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Dr. Ana Carolina Morandini

  • Dental College of Georgia
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Dr. Will Bryant

  • Honors College
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Dr. Dustin Avent-Holt

  • Pamplin College
  • Director of the Center for Social Science Research
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Dr. Brian Muntean

  • Pharmacology & Toxicology
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Dr. Simon Medcalfe

  • College of Business


Meet The 2022-2023 CURS Ambassadors:

Are you interested in becoming an Ambassador for the 2023-2024 academic year? We are now recruiting! Fill out our interest form and we will be in touch. 
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Makayla Preston

  • President
Mathematics, Senior 
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Peter Browning

  • Vice President
Computer Science, Senior
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Jordan Moratin

  • Historian Secretary
Cell and Molecular Biology, Senior 
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Haley Gilbert

  • Undergraduate Conference Committee Chair,
Kinesology, Junior 
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Tanish Kumar

  • Arsenal Undergraduate Journal Committee Chair
Kinesology, Sophomore
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Skyler Owens

  • Arsenal Undergraduate Journal Committee
Chemistry, Junior 
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Tommy Rusch

  • Arsenal Undergraduate Journal Committee
Computer Science, Junior 
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Katelinn Jones

  • Undergraduate Conference Committee
Cell and Molecular Biology, Senior